Urmila Kanitkar

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Urmilla Kothare
Born उर्मिला कानेटकर
Pune, Maharashtra, India[1]
Occupation Actor, Kathak Dancer, Producer
Years active 2006– present
Spouse(s) Adinath Kothare

Urmilla Kothare (Marathi: उर्मिला कोठारे) is an Indian film actress in Marathi cinema, and television. She is known for her roles in the Marathi film Shubh Mangal Savdhan new, Hindi TV serials Maayka and Mera Sasural and the Marathi serials Asambhav, Uun Paus and Goshta Eka Lagnachi. She is a classical dancer and made her Telugu cinema debut in 2014 with Welcome Obama.


Born in Pune, Kanetkar is a trained kathak dancer, and has a Master of Arts degree in it. She has taken lessons in Bhubaneshwar from Sujata Mahapatra for Odissi as well. In 1997, she participated in the program held for Fiftieth Independence Day Celebtrations for India. She went to St Xaviers in Mumbai and completed her BA degree there.

Shubh Mangal Savdhan was her debut film and Tujhya Veena her debut TV series. Aai Shappath..! and Savalee were her next films. Luckily, she had experienced actress Reema Lagoo in these three movies. Additionally, during her debut movie she also met Adinath Kothare. He was an assistant director in that movie. They got married in 2011.

TV serials[edit]

Serial Channel Language Role
Maayka Zee TV Hindi Raji
Mera Sasural Sahara One Hindi
Asambhav Zee Marathi Marathi Shubhra/Paravati
Gosht Eka Lagnachi Star Pravah Marathi
Vegh Saam Marathi Marathi
Breathe (Web series) Amazon Prime Video Hindi Margaret Mascarenhes

Marathi films[edit]

Films that have not yet been released Denotes films that have not yet been released
Year Movie Role Note
2006 Shubh Mangal Savdhan Supriya Released
Savalee Released
Aai Shappath..! Devaki (Young) Released
2011 Mala Aai Vhhaychy! Yashodha Released
Dubhangg Released
2013 Duniyadari Minu Released
2013 Welcome Obama Telugu film
2014 Time Pass Spruha Released
2014 Baavare Prem He Ananya Released
2014 Anvatt Madhura Released
2014 Pyaar Vali Love Story Nandini Released
2015 Timepass 2 Spruha Released
2016 Guru Mango Dolly Released
2017 Ti Saddhya Kay Karte Radhika Released
2017 Vitha Vithabai Narayangaonkar Upcoming


Zee Marathi awards[edit]


  • Best Actress Award 2007. Role: Shubhra/Parvati (Asambhav)[2]
  • Best Actress Award 2008. Role: Shubhra/Parvati (Asambhav)[3]


External links[edit]